991  
WGUS52 KILM 122005  
FFWILM  
NCC129-122100-  
/O.NEW.KILM.FF.W.0005.180712T2005Z-180712T2100Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC  
405 PM EDT THU JUL 12 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN NEW HANOVER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 500 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 405 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO  
BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
WILMINGTON, WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, FIGURE EIGHT ISLAND, MAYFAIRE,  
MURRAYVILLE, WINDEMERE, BAYSHORE, OGDEN, PORTERS NECK, LANDFALL AND  
KINGS GRANT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE  
THE WATER COVERS THE ROAD. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY  
APPEAR. FLOWING WATER MAY BE POWERFUL ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF  
THE ROAD.  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT DANGEROUS FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR  
OCCURRING. RESIDENTS WITHIN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE  
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3422 7779 3426 7789 3433 7783 3427 7774  
 

 
 
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